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  1. Last Chance Emmys: How 'Mad Men,' 'Parks and Recreation' and Others Fared in Their Final Nominations

    10:52 am PDT 07/16/2015
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    'Mad Men' racks up a healthy 11 nods for its final season, while 'Justified' and 'Parenthood' are shut out. READ MORE

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  2. 'Mad Men's' Christina Hendricks to Star in Sundance's 'Hap and Leonard'

    1:00 pm PDT 07/15/2015
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    Joining a cast that also includes James Purefoy, Michael Kenneth Williams and more. READ MORE

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  3. Zombie Master George Romero on "Hollywood Mafia," Cable TV's Appeal

    7:22 pm PDT 07/06/2015
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    "You can be a little tougher on cable. You don't have to be as gentle," the 'Night of the Living Dead' director said at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. READ MORE

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  4. 'Minions' Premiere: Don Draper Writes the Film's Ad Campaign

    5:18 pm PDT 06/27/2015
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    Jon Hamm, Sandra Bullock and Allison Janney tell THR about the differences between live-action and animation. READ MORE

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  5. Emmys Drama Race: Which Show Will Fill the Void Created by the Departure of 'Breaking Bad'?

    10:00 am PDT 06/20/2015
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    A plethora of shows — among them past winner 'Mad Men' and perennial bridesmaid 'Game of Thrones' — have a real shot in the AMC hit's former category, not only at landing one of an unprecedented seven nomination slots, but at taking home gold. READ MORE

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  6. Matthew Weiner on Jon Hamm's 'Mad Men' Finale Performance: "You Can Write It, But You Can't Make It Happen"

    9:00 am PDT 06/18/2015
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    The show's creator makes the case for his Emmy actor contenders as masters of subtlety: "It's all performance; how do you say 'OK' in a way that tells the audience something huge?" READ MORE

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  7. Emmys: How 'Grey's Anatomy' Carefully Crafted Derek Shepherd's Shocking Death

    10:30 am PDT 06/16/2015
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    'Mad Men's' editor also reveals the biggest challenge behind the show's final scene featuring Don Draper's ultimate epiphany upon a seaside mountaintop. READ MORE

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  8. 'Mad Men': Elisabeth Moss' Epic Hallway Swagger "Was Not Cool at All" to Shoot (Video)

    7:38 am PDT 06/05/2015
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    "James Dean makes it look super cool and easy, but it's actually really hard to hold a cigarette in your mouth and walk." READ MORE

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  9. Sal, Faye, Gun Sales: Matthew Weiner's 'Mad Men' Final Season "Wish List" Revealed

    7:38 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    Faye? Sal? A new client selling guns and ammunition? The showrunner lists a slew of things the writers wanted to "deal with" before the series finale. READ MORE

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  10. First Look: 'Mad Men' Debuts Its Own Don Draper-Worthy Emmy Ads

    8:30 am PDT 05/27/2015
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    In its final year of eligibility, the campaign focuses on the drama's "End of an Era" tagline and star Jon Hamm's years of (thus far unawarded) work. READ MORE

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  11. Emmys: 10 'Mad Men' Ads AMC Hopes Are Memorable as the Coke Commercial (Exclusive)

    8:19 am PDT 05/27/2015
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    The AMC drama, hoping for a comeback in its final year of eligibility, is rolling with its "End of an Era" tag and pushing final scenes for lead characters. READ MORE

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  12. Emmys Preview: Will 'Empire' Get a Nom? Plus 6 More Burning Questions

    2:15 pm PDT 05/26/2015
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    "It's a less-than-perfect system," says one voting actor, as all sorts of finales ('Mad Men'), rule changes and the emergence of Cookie Lyon could require an Esalen-style retreat just to talk them all through. READ MORE

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  13. 'Mad Men' Finale Is Series' Most-Watched Episode, After All

    9:15 am PDT 05/22/2015
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    The episode hits 4.65 million viewers after a few days of DVR. READ MORE

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  14. 'Mad Men' Fans Scramble to Investigate Real-Life Don Draper Retreat Center After Finale

    12:35 pm PDT 05/21/2015
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    The president of Esalen speaks with THR about the coastal retreat that inspired the 'Mad Men' finale. READ MORE

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  15. 'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner Explains Series Finale, Character Surprises and What's Next

    6:53 pm PDT 05/20/2015
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    "The people who find that ad corny, they're probably experiencing a lot of life that way, and they're missing out on something," he said in his first (and only) interview about the final episode. "I don't think there's enough empathy right now in the world." READ MORE

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  16. Matthew Weiner Discusses 'Mad Men' Finale: Watch the Live Stream

    4:31 pm PDT 05/20/2015
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    The AMC drama signed off Sunday after seven seasons. READ MORE

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  17. 'Mad Men' Series Finale: What's the Real Story Behind Don Draper's Coastal Retreat Center Getaway?

    12:26 am PDT 05/20/2015
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    Esalen was founded in 1962 and is "devoted to cultivating deep change in self and society," according to the center's website. READ MORE

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  18. 'Mad Men' Finale: Tim Goodman on Embracing the Positive, Not Cynical, End of Don Draper's Journey

    1:20 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    Don't let the final 60 seconds of a seven-season story make you think Don didn't change. Tim Goodman, THR's chief TV critic, analyzes the ending. READ MORE

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  19. 'Mad Men' Finale: Jon Hamm Gives His Interpretation of Final Scene, Addresses Critics of Happier Endings

    12:43 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    "Matt [Weiner] had said at one point, 'I just want my characters to be a little more happy than they were in the beginning,' and I think that's pretty much true." READ MORE

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  20. BuzzFeed Staffer Accuses 'Mad Men' Actor of Sexual Harassment During Interview

    12:40 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    Paul Johansson's lawyer says the story is fabricated. READ MORE

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